The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank 627 645 682
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +37
Permanent jobs citing 2G 16 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.040% 0.051% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.30% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 2
Median salary £34,000 £77,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-56.12% +34.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £82,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+53.33% +15.38%
2G
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6476 7241 7776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.02% 16.64% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5560 6115 6449
Median salary £54,300 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.60% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in London

2G
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the London region.

2G Salary Trend in London

2G
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2G across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

2G Salary Histogram in London

2G
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +61 1 £60,000 -
2G
England

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing 2G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for 2G.

1 37 (92.50%) 3G
2 34 (85.00%) 4G
3 25 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 14 (35.00%) TCAP
4 14 (35.00%) INAP
4 14 (35.00%) Internet
4 14 (35.00%) M3UA
5 13 (32.50%) Defect Management
5 13 (32.50%) SCTP
5 13 (32.50%) ISTQB
5 13 (32.50%) SIGTRAN
5 13 (32.50%) ISEB
5 13 (32.50%) VoIP
5 13 (32.50%) HTTP
5 13 (32.50%) SOAP
5 13 (32.50%) SCCP
5 13 (32.50%) SMPP
6 11 (27.50%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (27.50%) Linux
6 11 (27.50%) Diameter Protocol
7 10 (25.00%) PSTN
7 10 (25.00%) Firewall
7 10 (25.00%) LTE
8 9 (22.50%) Android
8 9 (22.50%) QA
8 9 (22.50%) Time Management
8 9 (22.50%) Mac OS
8 9 (22.50%) MVNO
8 9 (22.50%) Test Management
8 9 (22.50%) Requirements Analysis

2G
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 37 (92.50%) 3G
2 34 (85.00%) 4G
3 14 (35.00%) INAP
3 14 (35.00%) Internet
3 14 (35.00%) M3UA
3 14 (35.00%) TCAP
4 13 (32.50%) HTTP
4 13 (32.50%) SCCP
4 13 (32.50%) SCTP
4 13 (32.50%) SIGTRAN
4 13 (32.50%) SMPP
4 13 (32.50%) VoIP
5 11 (27.50%) Diameter Protocol
5 11 (27.50%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (25.00%) Firewall
6 10 (25.00%) LTE
6 10 (25.00%) PSTN
7 9 (22.50%) IMAP
7 9 (22.50%) LLU
7 9 (22.50%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.50%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) CppUnit
General
1 25 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (20.00%) Billing
3 3 (7.50%) Finance
4 2 (5.00%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Automotive
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Games
5 1 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
1 9 (22.50%) Operations Analyst
1 9 (22.50%) Technical Analyst
1 9 (22.50%) Technical Operations Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Designer
2 6 (15.00%) Mobile Designer
2 6 (15.00%) Technical Designer
3 5 (12.50%) Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Management Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Testing Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 3 (7.50%) 3G Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 4G Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Design Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Mobile Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Finance Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) SOAP
2 1 (2.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) POSIX
2 1 (2.50%) STL
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (2.50%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Android
2 9 (22.50%) Mac OS
2 9 (22.50%) Windows
3 8 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Defect Management
2 9 (22.50%) B2B
2 9 (22.50%) CRM
2 9 (22.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (22.50%) Test Management
2 9 (22.50%) Time Management
3 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (17.50%) Software Delivery
3 7 (17.50%) Test Strategy
4 6 (15.00%) Network Design
4 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 4 (10.00%) Validation
6 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.00%) Practice Management
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) ISEB
1 13 (32.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Agilent
1 9 (22.50%) Openreach
2 4 (10.00%) HP
3 3 (7.50%) Huawei
4 1 (2.50%) Dialogic
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
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